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MD Anderson Cancer Center Assistant Nurse Manager - Internal Medicine Center in Houston, Texas

The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

The primary purpose of the Assistant Nurse Manager position is to assist in overall clinical operations, staff management and the coordination of patient care and customer service.


Clinical Care (50%)

Participates in unit based clinical care.

Transformational Leadership (20%)

Assists in preparation and implementation of unit nursing staffing, considering skill mix and patient care requirements.

Encourages and supports the integration of innovation and research based findings into daily patient care practices.

Actively participates in, assists and/or leads performance improvement projects

Empirical Outcomes (20%)

Provides support to nursing staff in problem solving to meet organizational and unit goals and achieve desired outcomes.

Exemplary Professional Practice (10%)

Trains, coaches and assists nursing staff to ensure optimum patient care and efficient use of resources.

Assists with orientation, training, and nursing staff development



Bachelor of Science in Nursing.



Three years of clinical nursing experience.

Successful completion of the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center New Graduate Nurse Residency Program can be substituted for two of the three required years of clinical nursing experience.



Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN).

Basic Life Support (BLS) or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.


American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) or PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certification as required by patient care area.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 134130

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: exempt and eligible for additional compensation for hours worked beyond your usual schedule, paid at a straight rate

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 79,600

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 99,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 119,400

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